LGBT Info


Flight Lieutenant Caroline Paige (born Eric Cookson in 1961) is the first officer in the Royal Air Force to have a sex change. As a man, he served in the cold war intercepting Soviet bomber planes, and was involved in the Gulf War and Bosnia Conflict.[1]

Caroline Paige is still serving in the RAF today as a female officer.[2]

References

  1. Caroline Paige. AndrejKoymasky.com (2004-08-23). Retrieved on 2007-08-16.
  2. Paterson, Michael (2000-08-14). RAF navigator has sex swap. Electronic Telegraph. Retrieved on 2007-08-16.
Wikipedialogo.png This page uses content from Wikipedia. The original article was at Caroline Paige. The list of authors can be seen in the page history.. As with LGBT Info, the text of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0.